Latest CPA News

Protecting Open Space: Making it Happen
MACC's 2011 Fall Conference: October 15, 2011
Gov. Patrick Tours CPA Housing Development
The most important rule to remember for all CPA housing projects: Income limits apply to all CPA housing expenditures
There is an important rule to keep in mind when approving CPA funding for community housing programs and developments: CPA funds must be spent solely on housing projects that fit the definition of "community housing."
A Model for Local Historic Preservation Funding: Cambridge Historical Commission’s Community Preservation Grant Programs
'CPA Housing Success Stories' Brochure Released
CPA provides critical funds for affordable housing statewide
Excitement Builds on Beacon Hill for the Job-Creating Power of CPA
The legislature is recognizing that passing An Act to Sustain Community Preservation (HB 765) will create additional jobs in the Commonwealth, just when we need them the most.
Trust Fund Collections Are Up Slightly
$26,637,700 in FY2011 vs $26,289,350 in FY2010
Three CPA Projects Win 2011 MHC Preservation Awards
Sandwich and Provincetown Town Halls and the Community House in Rockport receive awards
Introducing the Coalition new CPA Projects Database!
The Coalition is delighted to debut our new CPA Projects Database: a tool that allows you to search and filter through more than 6,600 completed CPA projects across Massachusetts.
2011 CPA Community Housing Income Limits Announced
Durand, Cellucci Honored
Bob Durand, champion of CPA, was awarded the Francis W. Sargent Conservation Award
Voters in Freetown Send CPA to the Ballot
Vote will take place in spring 2012
CPA Bill Wins Committee Approval!
Next stop: House Committee on Ways & Means
MHP's 'Housing Institute' Two-Day Intensive Workshop: Registration Available
June 20th - 21st at the Marriott Conference Center at Devens
In the Face of Economic Recession, CPA has become a "bright spot in hard times"
According to an article in the The Enterprise, communities have found hope and leverage through CPA's local, dedicated funding stream despite the economic downturn in recent years.